Weber: Symphonies Nos. 1 & 2; Bassoon Concerto; Invitation to the Dance / Juanjo Mena, BBC Philharmonic; Karen Geoghegan, bassoon
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2012-11-13Works: Carl Maria von Weber: Invitation to the Dance, in D flat major J 260/Op. 65; Symphony no 1 in C major, J. 50 (Op. 19); Concerto for Bassoon in F major, J. 127 (Op. 75); Symphony no 2 in C major, J. 51
Performers: Geoghegan, Karen
Conductors: Mena, Juanjo
On this disc, Carl Maria von Weber's Invitation to Dance and Symphonies Nos 1 and 2 are performed by the BBC Philharmonic under its Chief...continue...
1 CD / Camerata / 2012-01-10Works: Carl Maria von Weber: Symphony no 1 in C major, J. 50 (Op. 19); Concertino for horn & orchestra in E minor, J. 188 (Op. 45); Concertino for oboe & wind instruments in C major (probably spurious); Sym...
Performers: Dohr, Stefan; Schellenberger, HansJorg [Oboe/Conductor]
Conductors: Schellenberger, HansJörg
Ensemble: Munich Radio Symphony Orchestra
Both symphonies, the only ones von Weber composed, were written when he was less than 25 years old. In addition to the symphonies, Hansjörg Schellenberger...continue...
Recording information: Bayerischer Rundfunk, Studio 1, Munich, Germany (11/30/2009/02/26/2010)....continue...
7 CD / Challenge Classics / 2011-06-14Works: Bedrich Smetana: Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93; César Franck: Les Eolides, M 43; Symphony in D minor, M 48; Psyché, symphonic poem for chorus & orchestra (also arr. for piano, 4 hands), M. 47;...
Performers: Asma, Feike; Groot, Cor De; Krebbers, Herman; Olof, Theo
Conductors: Otterloo, Willem Van
2 CD / Nimbus Records / 2000-10-17Works: Carl Maria von Weber: Euryanthe, J 291/Op. 81; Oberon, J 306; Der Freischütz, J 277; Der Beherrscher der Geister (The Ruler of the Spirits), overture for orchestra, J. 122 (Op. 27) (rev; Invitat...
Performers: Halstead, Anthony [Horn/Conductor]
Conductors: Goodman, Roy
Ensemble: Hanover Band
Weber's orchestral mastery and the history of its development are clearly revealed in his overtures, which were written throughout his career. His first two symphonies...continue...
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 1994-09-05Works: Carl Maria von Weber: Symphony no 1 in C major, J. 50 (Op. 19); Symphony no 2 in C major, J. 51; Turandot, incidental music, J. 75 (Op. 37); Silvana, opera, J. 87; Die Drei Pintos, J Anh 5
Conductors: Georgiadis, John
Ensemble: Queensland Philharmonic Orchestra